Yes, it's the new Now! Another 128 page anthology of short comics edited by Eric Reynolds. Quite a wide variety of approaches are on hand this issue. You might not like every story, but every issue of Now presents a wide-ranging mix of talent that includes some of today's top names side-by-side with relative unkonwns, all taking artistic chances and working to explore the expressive terrain of comics.
Here's the sixth and latest issue of Fantagraphics' ongoing anthology series featuring the best in contemporary comics. Edited by Eric Reynolds, each issue is packed with short comics works of all shapes and sizes, varied in approach and all self-contained. This issue we have: Theo Ellsworth, Mariana Pita, M. Dean, C.J. Aguilera, Amandine Meyer, Aseyn, Tim Lane, José Quintanar, Veronika Muchitsch, Disa Wallander, Julian Glander, Jesse Reklaw, Zohar Lazar, Steven Weissman, and Nick Thorburn. Cover by Koak.
More international comics from the Latvia-based collective publisher. This time around the theme is "Imperfect Shapes." Lots of room for interpretation...
Cover: Rebeka Lukosus (Latvia) Contributors: Amy Lockhart (Canada), Bettina Henni (France), Indre Svirplyte (Lithuania), Jan Soeken (Germany), Joakim Drescher (Denmark), Jooyoung Kim (South Korea), Jose Quintanar (Spain), Juliana Chomova (Slovakia), Kerija Arne (Latvia), Konig Lu. Q. (Switzerland), Lasse Wandschneider (Germany), Liva Kandevica (Latvia), Lote Vilma Vitina (Latvia), Lucie Lucanska (Czech Republic), Nhozagri (China), Pixin (Singapore), Rebeka Lukosus (Latvia), Roope Eronen (Finland), Xue Tsung-Hsien (Taiwan), Zane Zlemesa (Latvia).
Format: A6, 164 pages, full-color, perfect bound, high quality and environmentally friendly Munken paper.